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outgrowth

noun [C] uk   /ˈaʊt.ɡrəʊθ/ us    /-ɡroʊθ/
specialized biology a growth on the outside of an animal or plant: Antlers are the bony outgrowths on the heads of deer. a result or development: This policy is just an outgrowth of earlier decisions.
Translations of “outgrowth”
in Chinese (Traditional) 長出物, 旁枝, 結果…
in Chinese (Simplified) 长出物, 旁枝, 结果…
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